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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life

The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life was established in 2010 following the transfer of the Judah L. Magnes Museum to the University of California, Berkeley. Its remarkably diverse archive, library and museum holdings include art, objects, texts, music, and historical documents about the Jews in the Global Diaspora and the American West. As one of the world's preeminent Jewish collections in a university setting, it provides highly innovative and accessible resources to both researchers a...



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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Western Jewish History Center
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Collection Guide : Western Jewish History Center collection on the San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 oral history project Call Number : WJHC 1976.006 Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair...
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Source: 5 Tapes of 5: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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Description : Between the mid-1920s and 1963, James David Zellerbach (1892-1963), an avid home movie maker, filmed numerous home movies of the Zellerbach family, founders of the Zellerbach Paper Company. The films document the family's life in San Francisco and include a good deal of footage of the San Francisco landscape. Also documented in the films are family trips and leisure pursuits. This film reel includes footage of a Zellerbach family retreat in 1931. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm...
Topics: californialightandsound, Jewish families--California--San Francisco, Amateur films--California--San...
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Blumenthal, Louis H.; Blumenthal, Emma
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Description : Camp Kelowa and Camp Singing Trail, located in Lake Huntington, California, were camps for Jewish boys and girls directed by by Louis and Emma Blumenthal in the 1930s. Louis and Emma (nee Loewy) Blumenthal played central roles in Jewish communal life in San Francisco during the middle of the twentieth century. Louis served as executive director of the YMHA from 1924 until 1933 and then as co-founder (with Lloyd W. Dinkelspiel) and executive director of San Francisco’s Jewish...
Topics: Jewish youth--California--Social life and customs, californialightandsound, Huntington Lake...
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Haas/Lilienthal Family
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Additional Title : Haas Family Home Movies [Russell-Shapiro Family Collection] Description : William Haas was born in Bavaria and immigrated to San Francisco in the 1860s. He worked in the wholesale grocery business. In addition to being a well-known philanthropist, Haas held posts as a director of Wells Fargo, as president of Mt. Zion hospital, and on the Board of arbitration of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce. Haas married Bertha Greenebaum in 1880 and had three children: Charles,...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
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Description : Broadcast June 29, 1995, 4:58 AM. Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.20 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
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Description : Between the mid-1920s and 1963, James David Zellerbach (1892-1963), an avid home movie maker, filmed numerous home movies of the Zellerbach family, founders of the Zellerbach Paper Company. The films document the family's life in San Francisco and include a good deal of footage of the San Francisco landscape. Also documented in the films are family trips and leisure pursuits. Note attached to original container : Reel 1 - Mrs Morioka. Elysian Farms horseback riding (in color)....
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Description : Between the mid-1920s and 1963, James David Zellerbach (1892-1963), an avid home movie maker, filmed numerous home movies of the Zellerbach family, founders of the Zellerbach Paper Company. The films document the family's life in San Francisco and include a good deal of footage of the San Francisco landscape. Also documented in the films are family trips and leisure pursuits. Note attached to original container : Adults riding bicycles, children in front of house in city, indoor...
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Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Additional Title : Haas Family Home Movies [Russell-Shapiro Family Collection] Description : William Haas was born in Bavaria and immigrated to San Francisco in the 1860s. He worked in the wholesale grocery business. In addition to being a well-known philanthropist, Haas held posts as a director of Wells Fargo, as president of Mt. Zion hospital, and on the Board of arbitration of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce. Haas married Bertha Greenebaum in 1880 and had three children: Charles,...
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Description : 50 sec. and 10 sec. radio spots. Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.15 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
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Description : Between the mid-1920s and 1963, James David Zellerbach (1892-1963), an avid home movie maker, filmed numerous home movies of the Zellerbach family, founders of the Zellerbach Paper Company. The films document the family's life in San Francisco and include a good deal of footage of the San Francisco landscape. Also documented in the films are family trips and leisure pursuits. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection : Zellerbach Family Papers Call Number : BANC MSS 2010/690...
Topics: californialightandsound, Jewish families--California--San Francisco, Amateur films--California--San...
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
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Description : Between the mid-1920s and 1963, James David Zellerbach (1892-1963), an avid home movie maker, filmed numerous home movies of the Zellerbach family, founders of the Zellerbach Paper Company. The films document the family's life in San Francisco and include a good deal of footage of the San Francisco landscape. Also documented in the films are family trips and leisure pursuits. This film reel includes footage of a Zellerbach family retreat in 1929. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Jewish families--California--San Francisco, Amateur films--California--San...
Note on original container : Stephen Zellerbach Box [1224]. Carmel Calif. Note on original reels : Reel 1 - exhibitions @ C.C. Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film: 16mm Collection : Zellerbach Family Papers Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by State of Israel Bonds Organization
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Collection Guide : Israel Bonds Development Corporation of America (San Francisco Office) records Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the...
Topics: californialightandsound, State of Israel Bonds Organization
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Western Jewish History Center
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Collection Guide : Western Jewish History Center collection on the San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 oral history project Call Number : WJHC 1976.006 Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
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Additional Title : Haas Family Home Movies [Russell-Shapiro Family Collection] Description : William Haas was born in Bavaria and immigrated to San Francisco in the 1860s. He worked in the wholesale grocery business. In addition to being a well-known philanthropist, Haas held posts as a director of Wells Fargo, as president of Mt. Zion hospital, and on the Board of arbitration of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce. Haas married Bertha Greenebaum in 1880 and had three children: Charles,...
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Note : Color of film is very faded to red. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection : Zellerbach Family Papers Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Zellerbach, James David
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Description : Between the mid-1920s and 1963, James David Zellerbach (1892-1963), an avid home movie maker, filmed numerous home movies of the Zellerbach family, founders of the Zellerbach Paper Company. The films document the family's life in San Francisco and include a good deal of footage of the San Francisco landscape. Also documented in the films are family trips and leisure pursuits. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection : Zellerbach Family Papers Call Number : BANC MSS 2010/690...
Topics: californialightandsound, Jewish families--California--San Francisco, Amateur films--California--San...
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Zellerbach, James David
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Description : Between the mid-1920s and 1963, James David Zellerbach (1892-1963), an avid home movie maker, filmed numerous home movies of the Zellerbach family, founders of the Zellerbach Paper Company. The films document the family's life in San Francisco and include a good deal of footage of the San Francisco landscape. Also documented in the films are family trips and leisure pursuits. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection : Zellerbach Family Papers Call Number : BANC MSS 2010/690...
Topics: californialightandsound, Jewish families--California--San Francisco, Amateur films--California--San...
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Description : Between the mid-1920s and 1963, James David Zellerbach (1892-1963), an avid home movie maker, filmed numerous home movies of the Zellerbach family, founders of the Zellerbach Paper Company. The films document the family's life in San Francisco and include a good deal of footage of the San Francisco landscape. Also documented in the films are family trips and leisure pursuits. This film reel includes footage of a Zellerbach family retreat in 1930. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm...
Topics: californialightandsound, Jewish families--California--San Francisco, Amateur films--California--San...
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Kahlis and Savage
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Description : 1. "Free Bagels - Los Angeles", NBB-0905-96, :60R 2. "Free Bagels - Seattle", NBB-0919-96, :60R 3. "What's the Catch?- Los Angeles", NBB-0909-96, :60R 4. "What's the Catch?- Seattle", NBB-0920-96, :60R 5. "Now do you understand?", NBB-0907-96, :60R Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.16 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Description : At beginning of reel, there's a panel that reads "So. America 1980. Brazil, Bahia, Rio." 00:00:19-00:01:05: are shots of the Bay Bridge, Downtown SF, Coit Tower shot from the Bay. 00:15:46: sign reads Peru Cuzco Pisac Ollantaytambo Macchu Pichu. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: home movie, californiarevealed
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Gerstley, J.M.
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Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Haas/Lilienthal Family
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Additional Title : Haas Family Home Movies [Russell-Shapiro Family Collection] Description : William Haas was born in Bavaria and immigrated to San Francisco in the 1860s. He worked in the wholesale grocery business. In addition to being a well-known philanthropist, Haas held posts as a director of Wells Fargo, as president of Mt. Zion hospital, and on the Board of arbitration of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce. Haas married Bertha Greenebaum in 1880 and had three children: Charles,...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Haas/Lilienthal Family
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Additional Title : Haas Family Home Movies [Russell-Shapiro Family Collection] Description : William Haas was born in Bavaria and immigrated to San Francisco in the 1860s. He worked in the wholesale grocery business. In addition to being a well-known philanthropist, Haas held posts as a director of Wells Fargo, as president of Mt. Zion hospital, and on the Board of arbitration of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce. Haas married Bertha Greenebaum in 1880 and had three children: Charles,...
Topics: californialightandsound, home movie
Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by State of Israel Bonds Organization
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Description : The Development Corporation for Israel (Israel Bonds) was founded in 1951 to raise money from the American public for the fledgling Israeli state, which, at the time, was struggling to build an infrastructure and economy to support its growing population. The first Israel Bonds sales drive was launched in New York by David Ben-Gurion, Israel's first prime minister. Ben-Gurion's coast to coast tour of the United States would raise 52.6 million dollars by the end of 1951. The funds...
Topics: californialightandsound, State of Israel Bonds Organization
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/4 inch audio tape
Note on original container : Bill Zellerbach. Note on original reels : Reel 1 - Mtns; Reel 2 - Dam, Grd. Cany. Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film: 16mm Collection : Zellerbach Family Papers Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed...
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by State of Israel Bonds Organization
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Description : The Development Corporation for Israel (Israel Bonds) was founded in 1951 to raise money from the American public for the fledgling Israeli state, which, at the time, was struggling to build an infrastructure and economy to support its growing population. The first Israel Bonds sales drive was launched in New York by David Ben-Gurion, Israel's first prime minister. Ben-Gurion's coast to coast tour of the United States would raise 52.6 million dollars by the end of 1951. The funds...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Deuel Vocational Institution
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Description : Special Guest: Noah Alper Source : 1 Disc of 1: DVD Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.8 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of...
Topic: californiarevealed
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by State of Israel Bonds Organization
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Collection Guide : Israel Bonds Development Corporation of America (San Francisco Office) records Call Number : BANC MSS 2010/688 Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
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by State of Israel Bonds Organization
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Collection Guide : Israel Bonds Development Corporation of America (San Francisco Office) records Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.6 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Western Jewish History Center
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Description : San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 was an oral history project conducted from 1976 to 1978 by the Western Jewish History Center and the American Jewish Congress. Its goal was to provide information about the experiences of Eastern European Jewish immigrants to the U.S. and about their interaction with other groups in the context of the times. The project emphasized the south of Market Street district in San Francisco, where many of the immigrants first...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 10 Tapes of 10: 1/8 inch audio cassette
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by State of Israel Bonds Organization
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Description : The Development Corporation for Israel (Israel Bonds) was founded in 1951 to raise money from the American public for the fledgling Israeli state, which, at the time, was struggling to build an infrastructure and economy to support its growing population. The first Israel Bonds sales drive was launched in New York by David Ben-Gurion, Israel's first prime minister. Ben-Gurion's coast to coast tour of the United States would raise 52.6 million dollars by the end of 1951. The funds...
Topics: californialightandsound, State of Israel Bonds Organization
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Description : Oral histories of significant contributors and staff, The Judah L. Magnes Museum (subsequently The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life), Berkeley, CA. Collection Guide : Elinor Mandelson collection of interviews of the staff of the Judah L. Magnes Museum (1982-1983) Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the...
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Source: 7 Tapes of 7: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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by Western Jewish History Center
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Description : San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 was an oral history project conducted from 1976 to 1978 by the Western Jewish History Center and the American Jewish Congress. Its goal was to provide information about the experiences of Eastern European Jewish immigrants to the U.S. and about their interaction with other groups in the context of the times. The project emphasized the south of Market Street district in San Francisco, where many of the immigrants first...
Topic: californialightandsound
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.2 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
Topic: californiarevealed
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Lilienthal, Samuel
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Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by State of Israel Bonds Organization
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Additional Title : [Sophie Tucher Dinner, Israel Bonds Development Corporation of America] Collection Guide : Israel Bonds Development Corporation of America (San Francisco Office) records Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/4 inch audio tape
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Haas/Lilienthal Family
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Note : See [Home movies. Haas/Lilienthal. Wedding. Kodacolor] for additional footage. Additional Title : Haas Family Home Movies [Russell-Shapiro Family Collection] Description : William Haas was born in Bavaria and immigrated to San Francisco in the 1860s. He worked in the wholesale grocery business. In addition to being a well-known philanthropist, Haas held posts as a director of Wells Fargo, as president of Mt. Zion hospital, and on the Board of arbitration of the San Francisco Chamber of...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Haas/Lilienthal Family
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Additional Title : Haas Family Home Movies [Russell-Shapiro Family Collection] Description : William Haas was born in Bavaria and immigrated to San Francisco in the 1860s. He worked in the wholesale grocery business. In addition to being a well-known philanthropist, Haas held posts as a director of Wells Fargo, as president of Mt. Zion hospital, and on the Board of arbitration of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce. Haas married Bertha Greenebaum in 1880 and had three children: Charles,...
Topics: californialightandsound, home movie
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Western Jewish History Center
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Collection Guide : Western Jewish History Center collection on the San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 oral history project Call Number : WJHC 1976.006 Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 6 Tapes of 6: 1/8 inch audio cassette
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Haas/Lilienthal Family
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Additional Title : Haas Family Home Movies [Russell-Shapiro Family Collection] Description : William Haas was born in Bavaria and immigrated to San Francisco in the 1860s. He worked in the wholesale grocery business. In addition to being a well-known philanthropist, Haas held posts as a director of Wells Fargo, as president of Mt. Zion hospital, and on the Board of arbitration of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce. Haas married Bertha Greenebaum in 1880 and had three children: Charles,...
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Video of this interview is available here Notes:  Tape 2 - sides A & B end abruptly. Additional Title:  No. 8/9; No. 6/9 Description:  Peggy Myers - Photographer from Berkeley, California. Source:  2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette Call Number:  Temp2018-22-2-8; , Temp2018-22-2-6 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by State of Israel Bonds Organization
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Description : The Development Corporation for Israel (Israel Bonds) was founded in 1951 to raise money from the American public for the fledgling Israeli state, which, at the time, was struggling to build an infrastructure and economy to support its growing population. The first Israel Bonds sales drive was launched in New York by David Ben-Gurion, Israel's first prime minister. Ben-Gurion's coast to coast tour of the United States would raise 52.6 million dollars by the end of 1951. The funds...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Notes:  Narrated slideshow of photographs of Ethiopian people. Color and image distortion between 00:23:25 - 00:29:45. Content ends abruptly.  Additional Title:  No. 3/9 Description:  Peggy Myers - Photographer from Berkeley, California. Source:  1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Call Number:  Temp2018-22-2-3 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Gerstley, J.M.
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Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film: Super 8mm
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Description : One minute Noah's New York Bagels advertisement. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.4 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by State of Israel Bonds Organization
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Additional Title : [Dinner of Appreciation to the United Nations by for Israel Bonds Development Corporation of America] Collection Guide : Israel Bonds Development Corporation of America (San Francisco Office) records Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
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Note : Warpage in original film causes inconsistent focus. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.1 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
Topic: californialightandsound
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Western Jewish History Center
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Description : San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 was an oral history project conducted from 1976 to 1978 by the Western Jewish History Center and the American Jewish Congress. Its goal was to provide information about the experiences of Eastern European Jewish immigrants to the U.S. and about their interaction with other groups in the context of the times. The project emphasized the south of Market Street district in San Francisco, where many of the immigrants first...
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Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by State of Israel Bonds Organization
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Collection Guide : Israel Bonds Development Corporation of America (San Francisco Office) records Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the...
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Note on original reel : Z at CC Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection : Zellerbach Family Papers Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition,...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
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Additional Title : Haas Family Home Movies [Russell-Shapiro Family Collection] Description : William Haas was born in Bavaria and immigrated to San Francisco in the 1860s. He worked in the wholesale grocery business. In addition to being a well-known philanthropist, Haas held posts as a director of Wells Fargo, as president of Mt. Zion hospital, and on the Board of arbitration of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce. Haas married Bertha Greenebaum in 1880 and had three children: Charles,...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Western Jewish History Center
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Collection Guide : Western Jewish History Center collection on the San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 oral history project Call Number : WJHC 1976.006 Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Zellerbach, James David
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Description :Between the mid-1920s and 1963, James David Zellerbach (1892-1963), an avid home movie maker, filmed numerous home movies of the Zellerbach family, founders of the Zellerbach Paper Company. The films document the family's life in San Francisco and include a good deal of footage of the San Francisco landscape. Also documented in the films are family trips and leisure pursuits. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection : Zellerbach Family Papers Call Number : BANC MSS 2010/690...
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Note : Warpage in original film causes inconsistent focus. Original film faded and shrunken. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection : Zellerbach Family Papers Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.5 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
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Video of this interview is available here Notes:  Both sides of tape end abruptly. Additional Title:  No. 9/9 Description:  Peggy Myers - Photographer from Berkeley, California. Call Number:  Temp2018-22-2-9 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by State of Israel Bonds Organization
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Alternative Title : Jack Benny Dinner Collection Guide : Israel Bonds Development Corporation of America (San Francisco Office) records Call Number : BANC MSS 2010/688 Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/4 inch audio tape
Additional Title : [Her Excellency Golda Meir, for Israel Bonds Development Corporation of America] Collection Guide : Israel Bonds Development Corporation of America (San Francisco Office) records Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
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Description : Noah's New York Bagels content begins in part 2 at 00:18:23. Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.21 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Additional Title : Haas Family Home Movies [Russell-Shapiro Family Collection] Description : William Haas was born in Bavaria and immigrated to San Francisco in the 1860s. He worked in the wholesale grocery business. In addition to being a well-known philanthropist, Haas held posts as a director of Wells Fargo, as president of Mt. Zion hospital, and on the Board of arbitration of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce. Haas married Bertha Greenebaum in 1880 and had three children: Charles,...
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Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.10 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Haas/Lilienthal Family
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Note : See [Home movies. Haas/Lilienthal. 1934 Wedding] for additional footage. Original film source is lenticular film that used an early color process called Kodacolor, but film was digitized as black and white due to lack of playback equipment. Additional Title : Haas Family Home Movies [Russell-Shapiro Family Collection] Description : William Haas was born in Bavaria and immigrated to San Francisco in the 1860s. He worked in the wholesale grocery business. In addition to being a well-known...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Haas/Lilienthal Family
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Note : Jittery image of first section due to possible camera registration error. Some dark images. Additional Title : Haas Family Home Movies [Russell-Shapiro Family Collection] Description : William Haas was born in Bavaria and immigrated to San Francisco in the 1860s. He worked in the wholesale grocery business. In addition to being a well-known philanthropist, Haas held posts as a director of Wells Fargo, as president of Mt. Zion hospital, and on the Board of arbitration of the San Francisco...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Blumenthal, Louis H.
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Description : Camp Kelowa and Camp Singing Trail, located in Lake Huntington, California, were camps for Jewish boys and girls directed by by Louis and Emma Blumenthal in the 1930s. Louis and Emma (nee Loewy) Blumenthal played central roles in Jewish communal life in San Francisco during the middle of the twentieth century. Louis served as executive director of the YMHA from 1924 until 1933 and then as co-founder (with Lloyd W. Dinkelspiel) and executive director of San Francisco’s Jewish...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
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Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Shalom TV
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Source : 1 Disc of 1: DVD Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.7 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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Notes:  Last couple of minutes is of interviewees looking at slides (footage is just of their faces). Video ends abruptly. Additional Title:  No. 1/9 Description:  Peggy Myers - Photographer from Berkeley, California. Source:  1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Call Number:  Temp2018-22-2-1 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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